As a follow-up to my sustainability post here, I am embarking on a project pan in 2020 to finish products that have been sitting on my counter the good part of 2019. I want to be able to finish these first because: 1) I can provide a truthful review as to how they are and … More January – Skincare & More | Project Pan 2020
Happy new year, everyone! It’s Minna, back here again on the digital plane. How are you? I’m feeling a need to approach this year with sustainable intentions, meaning continuing my low buy with more earnest and lowering my consumption. I actually encountered this quote in a Youtube comment that I need to reiterate here. A … More A quickie about sustainable efforts as an individual.
This week gently pushed me towards the start of switching disposable items for reusable alternatives. I had always been looking for cutlery that can easily be carried around. My boyfriend and I always like to try new eats during our bike rides around town during the summer. Takeout food always came with a pair of … More Switching to Zero Waste Alternatives
It almost feels wrong to write a post for February because I went absolutely bonkers at the end of the month from my vacation to Japan & Taiwan. During the first couple of weeks, I spent next to nothing other than the essentials because I wanted to save up for my trip. I tried to … More February : Low Buy – The month that should not have happened | Minnamalism
Another month has passed by and things were tough! I am the biggest sucker for sales. J.Crew is closing its Toronto stores so there was a 70% sale and I came across these amazing leopard print booties. It’s called the Sadie Ankle Boot with a steep price of $312, but with the 70% off, it … More January 2019 : No Buy | Minnamalism
Have you ever been angry at someone and resented them for what they did to you? This could be a past boss, friend, significant other. We’ve all been there. After a heavy disagreement or a prolonged negative experience, something puts a weight on our mind and that cold lump in our throat. You proceed to … More The Costly Nature of Holding a Grudge
We are so ambitious. People tend to take on more than they think they can managed because we want to be the best person of ourselves. When we write down resolutions, all together, they embody who we want to be, what we want to be. However, change starts with small steps. Never overload yourself with … More Keeping up your New Year Resolutions
Restarting the No Buy Challenge for 2019 with the rules of the game. … More Rules of the Game | No Buy 2019
Happy New Year, everyone! When it comes to resolutions, I say that we should start NOW rather than wait for the perfect moment to start it. I just think that today would be the most fitting day for me to announce what I have been working on and want to focus on in the upcoming year. … More 2019 Essential & Minimalist Resolutions
I calculate the costs of moving out in the city of Toronto for an average earning Millennial. … More How much does it cost to move out in Toronto?